Hells Angels bikies have been charged over an
alleged extortion racket at a Sydney hotel.
TWO Hells Angels bikies have been
charged over an alleged extortion racket at a western Sydney
Police Strike Force Solo was set up last month
to investigate alleged threats of violence against hotel staff
if they did not deliver regular payments.
On Monday night detectives moved on the hotel
to arrest a 24-year-old Hells Angels member, who was allegedly
found with a pocket knife on him.
An hour later police arrested a second Hells
Angels member, 23, at his nearby home.
The older man was charged with three counts of
demanding money with menaces and carrying a cutting weapon.
The other was charged with demanding money
Both men were refused bail to appear at
Burwood Local Court on Tuesday